All posts by Ken Pishna

UFC President Dana White Announces Belfort ...

Apr 21, 2011Comments off1188 Views

UFC president Dana White on Thursday announced that Vitor Belfort will next face Yoshihiro Akiyama at UFC 133 on Aug. 6 in Philadelphia.

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Randy Couture Says UFC 129 Is It; Wants To ...

Apr 20, 2011Comments off2055 Views

Randy Couture intends to leave mixed martial arts on his own terms. He'd rather be the John Elway than the Brett Favre of MMA. He

Brandon Thatch Raises a Ruckus at Ring of F...

Apr 17, 2011Comments off1792 Views

Ring of Fire Young Guns welterweight champion Brandon "Rukus" Thatch made quick work of Chris Holland with a 19-second knockout in Saturday night's main event

Ring of Fire 40 Weigh-in Results; Brandon T...

Apr 16, 2011Comments off2344 Views

The Ring of Fire 40 weigh-ins were held Friday night in Broomfield, Colo.. Saturday night's main event title fight between champion Brandon Thatch and Chris

Like Japan, Dream Attempts to Soldier On to...

Apr 15, 2011Comments off399 Views

Japanese fight promotion Dream may be struggling just to stay afloat in the mixed martial arts world, but on Thursday, the promotion announced plans for

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Strikeforce Champ Nick Diaz’s Next Fi...

Apr 14, 2011Comments off1291 Views

Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz, growing more and more frustrated by his MMA prospects, is turning to professional boxing. A proposed fight with Fernando Vargas

Strikeforce Champ Nick Diaz’s Next Fi...

Apr 14, 2011Comments off325 Views

Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz Fresh off a first-round win over Paul Daley, but frustrated by his future prospects in mixed martial arts, Strikeforce welterweight

Diaz vs. Daley Provides Slight Strikeforce ...

Apr 12, 2011Comments off1267 Views

Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley aired live on Showtime (delayed on the West Coast) to an average viewing audience of 528,000, industry sources told MMAWeekly.com on

Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley Quick Results

Apr 09, 2011Comments off472 Views

Strikeforce: Diaz vs. Daley quick results, featuring Nick Diaz vs. Paul Daley, on Saturday, April 9, at Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California.

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Apr 07, 2011Comments off234 Views

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Thiago Silva Has License Revoked, Gets Fine...

Apr 07, 2011Comments off1628 Views

UFC fighter Thiago Silva won’t be seeing the inside of the Octagon until at least 2012. That was part of the decision rendered by the

UPDATED: Bud Light Re-Ups With UFC, Plans S...

Apr 06, 2011Comments off856 Views

Bud Light and the Ultimate Fighting Championship on Wednesday announced the renewal of Bud Light’s official beer sponsorship of the UFC, which includes a specially

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Bellator 39: Pat Curran Better Fight to Win...

Apr 02, 2011Comments off723 Views

Eddie Alvarez will make the first defense of his lightweight championship on Saturday night at Bellator 39. His opponent, Pat Curran, had better come to

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Justin Wilcox Unleashes the Silverback at S...

Apr 02, 2011Comments off833 Views

Justin Wilcox took full advantage of the rules changes made since Zuffa took over Strikeforce, unleashing the Silverback on Rodrigo Damm in Friday night's main

Keith Jardine Signs to Fight Gegard Mousasi...

Apr 02, 2011Comments off545 Views

Strikeforce, during Friday night’s Strikeforce Challengers 15 telecast on Showtime, announced that UFC veteran Keith Jardine has agreed to step in and face Gegard Mousasi

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UFC Fight Night 24 Fighter Bonuses: Jung Ru...

Mar 27, 2011Comments off771 Views

There were several fights at UFC Fight Night 24 on Saturday night in Seattle that didn’t live up to expectations, but there were other bouts

UFC Fight Night 24 Results: Anthony Johnson...

Mar 26, 2011Comments off895 Views

The disclaimer on Dan Hardy and Anthony Johnson’s UFC Fight Night 24 bout on Saturday night in Seattle read, “Don’t Blink or You Might Miss

UFC Fight Night 24 Results: Not Epic, But J...

Mar 26, 2011Comments off539 Views

It wasn't quite the epic battle that their first fight was, but Chan Sung Jung added a twist to the ending of his rematch with

UFC Fight Night 24 Results: Facebook Bonus ...

Mar 26, 2011Comments off826 Views

The UFC made a last minute decision to add three bonus bouts to its UFC Fight Night 24 facebook preliminary bout stream, and it proved

TFC 17 Results: Not Overly Impressive, but ...

Mar 26, 2011Comments off1484 Views

Neither Bobby Lashley nor Phil Baroni looked overly impressive in doing so, but both managed to get back on the winning track at Titan Fighting

UFC Fight Night 24: Fighter Q&A with C...

Mar 25, 2011Comments off597 Views

Watch the UFC Fight Night 24 Fighter Q&A, featuring Carlos Condit, streaming live at 2 p.m. PT/5 p.m. ET, Friday on MMAWeekly.com.

Effective Immediatley, No More Strikeforce ...

Mar 23, 2011Comments off851 Views

Now under the ownership of UFC parent company Zuffa, Strikeforce will fall under the same Unified Rules of mixed martial arts as the UFC, and

Chris Camozzi Receives UFC Walking Papers

Mar 23, 2011Comments off571 Views

Chris Camozzi, coming off of a loss to Kyle Noke at UFC 127 in February, received his walking papers from the UFC on Wednesday.

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UFC 128 Fight Photos: Jon Jones def. Shogun...

Mar 21, 2011Comments off3722 Views

Full photo gallery of the UFC 128 main event between Mauricio "Shogun" Rua and Jon Jones. Jones dominated the fight, capturing the UFC light heavyweight

UFC 128: Shogun vs. Jones Post-Fight Press ...

Mar 19, 2011Comments off560 Views

Watch the UFC 128: Shogun vs. Jones post-fight video streaming live shortly after the main event on Saturday night at approximately 10:15 p.m. PT/1:15 a.m.

UFC 128: Shogun vs. Jones Weigh-in Photo Ga...

Mar 18, 2011Comments off566 Views

MMAWeekly.com editor and photographer Ken Pishna captured the UFC 128: Shogun vs. Jones weigh-ins on Friday afternoon at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.

M-1 Challenge 25: Damkovsky vs. Figueroa Fi...

Mar 17, 2011Comments off805 Views

M-1 Challenge 25 on March 25, 2011, at Constant Center in Norfolk, Virginia rumored fight card and bouts.

BAMMA 6: Watson vs. Ninja Fight Card Rumors

Mar 17, 2011Comments off534 Views

BAMMA 6 on May 21, 2011, at Wembley Arena in London, England, rumored fight card and bouts.

UFC Officials Deny Monopoly, But Is It Time...

Mar 14, 2011Comments off848 Views

UFC executives Lorenzo Fertitta and Dana White vociferously defend their stance that their company does not have an unfair monopoly on mixed martial arts. But

Johnson vs. Barao and Yamamoto vs. Cariaso ...

Mar 13, 2011Comments off1503 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Friday confirmed two bantamweight bouts for UFC 130: Edgar vs. Maynard III in Las Vegas.